We stock everything but the kitchen sink (actually we have one of those too), quality stainless & iron cookware, fine knives, kitchen gadgets, baking necessities, small electrics, cocktail & entertainment provisions, coffee & tea implements, cutting boards, tableware, linens, storage containers, cookbooks, and more!

all the good goods


We offer a selection of fine food including fresh cheeses, cured meats, imported pasta, oils and vinegars from around the world, spices, jams, jellies, sauces, smoked fish, coffee beans, chocolates, and teas.

the good eats


From gift registry to knife sharpening, our friendly and knowledgeable team is dedicated to helping you find the perfect gift, select the products which meet your specific needs, and assisting you in caring for the investments you have made.

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Established in 1973, Goods for Cooks serves up quality kitchenware, gifts, and fine food. As a destination for food culture and a southern Indiana landmark, Goods, as it is commonly referred to, is a celebration of all things food.

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At Goods, we are well known for a robust & quality selection of kitchenware – but we also have the good eats. From locally roasted coffee beans to imported oils & vinegar, our selection is sure to please the most discerning palettes. Food lovers will find all the makings of a beautiful charcuterie tray in our cooler, and for the dry pantry; sweet & savory snacks, sauces & spices for every meal, handmade imported pasta, artisanal teas, and so much more.

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